Illinois State University Bloomington-Normal, IL, USA

Illinois State University

Bloomington-Normal, IL, USA

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Hahne Excited To Be Part Of Team Atmosphere At ISU Todd Grasley Jan 19, 2013

Jesse Hahne has made his mark on Schlarman High School. He won't forget the people he's met, friends he's made and the overall support from the school and community. He won't forget the times he qualified for state or the time the team went from last in the conference to winning the conference title the very next year.  In his last year for the blue and gold he hopes to leave it all on the track one last time during indoor and outdoor seasons before he embarks on the next chapter of his running career. He took official visits to Eastern Illinois, Illinois State, Southern Illinois and Bradley, but in the end he says it was the Red Birds that won him over for a variety of reasons.

Tim Glover Named to The Bowerman Preseason Watch List Todd Grasley Jan 11, 2013

The United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced Wednesday that Illinois State senior javelin thrower Tim Glover was named to the 2013 Bowerman Award preseason watch list. The Bowerman Award is bestowed to the best male and female collegiate track & field athlete of that year. (via www.goredbirds.com)

Former Distance Standout Praught Signs Contract with Nike Todd Grasley Dec 14, 2012

Former Illinois State distance runner Aisha Praught signed her first professional contract last week, as she enters her post-collegiate career running for the Oregon Track Club (OTC) Elite in Eugene, Ore. The deal came after six months of negotiations between Nike and agent Chris Layne of Total Sports U.S. (via www.goredbirds.com)

Printassia Johnson Signs With Illinois State Jason Byrne Mar 1, 2012

Bahamian junior sprinter Printassia Johnson, a 2011 graduate of Queen's College, was awarded a full athletic scholarship to attended Illinois State University, a prestigious National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I school in Chicago, Illinois, this spring (via www.thenassauguardian.com)